Hear a mix of pops music and marches at the second concert of the season by the Rolla Town Band this month.
The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 7, on the Castleman Hall Green, located at the corner of 10th and State streets, on the campus of Missouri University of Science and Technology. The concert is free and open to the public.
“The concert will feature ‘Trumpeter’s Lullaby’ by Leroy Anderson, ‘The Ambassador’s March’ by E.E. Bagley and ‘Toccata for Band’ by Frank Erickson,” says David Cress, assistant teaching professor of arts, languages, and philosophy at Missouri S&T and conductor of the Rolla Town Band.
The “World’s Finest Rolla German Band” will perform during intermission.
The Rolla Town Band will perform two more free concerts at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 14, on the front lawn of the Phelps County Courthouse, located at 200 N. Main St. in Rolla; and Thursday, July 21, at the Castleman Green.
Organizations and individuals interested in helping sponsor the Rolla Town Band this summer are encouraged to contact Cress at 573-341-6837 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow the band’s progress this summer on Facebook at facebook.com/pages/Rolla-Town-Band/133117630044254.